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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Winchester Plant Expands Production Capabilities and

ARC™ Product Line Offering a Complete System to Customers


"ADS Hilliard, Ohio – February 09, 2007: Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc., (ADS), is pleased to announce that it has expanded its ARC chamber product line with additional production capabilities at its Winchester, Kentucky facility. The full family of ARC and traditional BioDiffuser ® leaching chambers will be manufactured in the Winchester facility by 2008.

“This is great news not only for ADS but for our customers, as well,” stated Ewout Leeuwenburg, Director of Allied Products at ADS. “By bringing the entire line into one manufacturing facility, we are creating efficiencies in both production and customer service. The ARC chamber was introduced to the market in 2006. It was applauded because of its superior structural integrity, job site flexibility and ease of installation. Further research and development allowed us to expand this innovative line with a host of ARC leaching chambers that will fit the needs of almost any leach field application.”

To date the line has consisted of the ARC 36 – with the first mold introduced in January 2006, the ARC 36 HC in October 2006 and the second ARC 36 mold in November 2006. In January 2007, the ARC 24 was introduced and it is expected that a new addition, the ARC 18, will soon be added to the line.

“The ARC line is one of our most innovative and successful,” said Joe Chlapaty, ADS President and Chief Executive Officer. “One reason for its success rests with the extensive research and development we take part in, complemented by a rigorous testing process. Our Winchester, Kentucky facility completes the picture by having some of the best production people in the country. Their attention to detail and dedication to the products is impressive. It’s an example of why ADS is a leader of solutions for the on-site waste management and the storm water drainage industry.”

About Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc.
Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc. (ADS) is the world’s largest producer of HDPE corrugated plastic pipe. Founded in 1966, it serves the storm water drainage industry through a global network of over 40 domestic and international manufacturing plants and over 30 distribution centers. In addition to its flagship N-12® pipe, the company offers a complete line of fittings and other accessories including StormTech® storm water chambers, Nyloplast® drainage structures and various geotextiles. To learn more about ADS, log on to www.ads-pipe.com, or call 800-733-7473.

For more information, please contact:
Ms. Tori Durliat
Corporate Manager of Marketing and Communications, ADS
401 Olive Street, Findlay, Ohio 45840
Phone: 1-800-537-9520
Fax: 1-419-424-8302
E-mail: tdurliat@hancor.com