United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Protecting People and the Environment


NRC's Regional Office in Chicago (Region III) is responsible for carrying out the agency's duties in Illinois. No nuclear fuel cycle facilities are located in Illinois. Illinois is an Agreement State.

More information about Illinois' role in ensuring the safe use of radioactive materials can be obtained from the NRC Office of State Program's Directory of State Regulations, Legislation, and Web Sites.

Operating Nuclear Power Reactors

Fuel Cycle Facilities

  • Honeywell International, Inc. – Metropolis, IL

Uranium Recovery Facilities

  • none

Operating Research and Test Reactors

  • none

Facilities Undergoing Decommissioning

Page Last Reviewed/Updated Monday, November 02, 2015