United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Protecting People and the Environment

Information Digest, 2015–2016 (NUREG-1350, Volume 27)

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Manuscript Completed: July 2015
Date Published:
August 2015

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U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission
Washington, DC 20555-0001

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The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) 2015–2016 Information Digest provides information about the agency and the industries it regulates. It describes the agency's responsibilities and activities, and provides general information on nuclear-related topics. The Information Digest includes NRC and industry data in an easy-to-read format. Information graphics help explain the information. The non-NRC data is updated every 2 years. The NRC reviews the information from industry and international sources but does not independently verify it. The Web Link Index provides sources for more information on major topics. This edition includes any adjustments to preliminary gures from the previous edition. The NRC is the source of all photographs, graphics,and tables unless otherwise noted.

All information is final unless otherwise noted. Corrections and updates will appear in the digital version ofthe publication on the NRC Web site. Comments or suggestions on the Information Digest are welcomed. To submit comments, write to the Ofce of Public Affairs at U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Washington, DC 20555-0001, or at OPA.Resource@nrc.gov.

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