United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Protecting People and the Environment


NRC's Regional Office in King of Prussia (Region I) is responsible for carrying out the agency's duties in Maryland. No nuclear fuel cycle facilities are located in Maryland. Maryland is an Agreement State.

More information about Maryland's 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

Operating Research and Test Reactors

Reactor Name Location
Armed Forces Radiobiology Research Institute Bethesda, MD
National Institute of Standards & Technology Gaithersburg, MD
University of Maryland College Park, MD

Facilities Undergoing Decommissioning

  • none
Page Last Reviewed/Updated Tuesday, June 30, 2015