About us


PRW is the leading trade magazine serving the UK polymer industry, its suppliers and its customers. PRW is a vital source of information for its plastics and rubber readership, wherever they happen to be positioned in their supply chain. In terms of timeliness, independence and coverage, there is no equivalent to PRW's news section in this industry.

PRW publishes in-depth features on key sectors and processes in the UK plastics industry, along with regular updates on technology, regulation and personnel changes.

In addition, PRW.com appears every business day, with all the top industry news delivered to readers' desktop and mobile devices and via a daily email newsletter. Breaking news is written by the PRW team, with contributions from journalists across Crain Communications' titles located in North America, Europe and Asia.

PRW is also responsible for organising the prestigious Plastics Industry Awards every year and the Plastics Design and Moulding (PDM) exhibition and conference.

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