Environmental Protection Agency FOIA Exemptions

Use Rate
Total claims

Environmental Protection Agency Annual Reports: '08 |
The Environmental Protection Agency used b(3) exemptions to withhold information from FOIA requesters 1,304 times in 2008-2009.


  • All
  • Agriculture
  • Government Organization and Employees
  • Other
  • Public Contracts
  • The Public Health and Welfare
Statute Description Claims
7 USC 136h(g) Analytical, health, environmental effects and efficacy data that prohibits registrants from disclosing information to foreign competitors 38.0
41 USC 253b(m) Proposals submitted by unsuccessful contract bidders 5.0
FRCP 6(e) Grand Jury Information 2.0
42 USC 241(d) Protection of privacy of individuals who are research subjects 1.0
5 USC 574(j) Dispute Resolution Communication 1.0