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CAMEO Software

CAMEOfm home screen imageCAMEOfm is a database application where you can keep track of information (such as chemical inventories and contact information for facilities) to assist in emergency response and planning in your local community.  It is especially useful for managing data required under the Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act (EPCRA). 

You can enter information into the CAMEOfm database manually and/or by importing a Tier2 Submit™ file (if the facilities and/or planners in your state use that program to complete Tier II forms under EPCRA).

CAMEOfm is part of the CAMEO® software suite, which is used widely to plan for and respond to chemical emergencies. From the main CAMEOfm screen, you can access all eight CAMEOfm data management modules—as well as opening the other programs in the suite (the CAMEO Chemicals hazardous chemical database, the ALOHA® hazard modeling tool, and the MARPLOT® mapping program).

Downloading CAMEOfm

Download CAMEOfm for Windows (Version 3.3, Dec 2016, 33.0 MB EXE) (Updated January 6, 2017)

Download CAMEOfm for Mac (Version 3.3, Dec 2016, 71.6 MB DMG); additional Mac instructions

The Windows version requires a Windows 7 (Service Pack 1), Windows 8.1, or Windows 10 operating system. The Macintosh version requires a Mavericks (10.9), Yosemite (10.10), or El Capitan (10.11) operating system. Operating systems not listed here have not been tested and are not supported.

If you already have an older version of CAMEOfm: Installing a new version of CAMEOfm will overwrite the data in your current version of CAMEOfm. To ensure that your data is successfully transferred to the new version, download and read the instructions for transferring data from earlier CAMEOfm versions.

Learning More About CAMEOfm

For an overview of all of the suite programs, download the CAMEO Suite fact sheet (PDF) to learn how these tools can be used to assist first responders and emergency planners. (2 pp, 720 KB, About PDF

Significant Changes in CAMEOfm Version 3.3

  • Modified import to also allow Tier II data to be imported using an XML file that adheres to the new national data standard
  • Improved the error message that appears if you try to type in a text field without being in Edit mode
  • Updated the Chemical Inventory links in the CAMEO-generated KML files
  • Resolved an issue where large files could not be imported in Windows
  • Updated to allow import of Tier2 Submit 2016 files
  • Updated state-specific fields
  • Revised helps
  • Made additional minor changes and bugs fixes

Getting Help

You can report software bugs or obtain additional assistance by emailing the RMP Reporting Center (RMPRC@epacdx.net), or by calling the CAMEO help desk at (703) 227-7650 on weekdays from 8 AM to 4:30 PM, Eastern Time.