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... with more than 15 years in the computer \ e waste recycling field, Forerunner Computer Recycling has given New Orleans companies a responsible option to dispose end of life cycle and surplus computer equipment. All New Orleans based companies face the task of safely disposing of older equipment and their e waste. The EPA estimates that as many as 500 million computers \ e waste will soon become obsolete.

As New Orleans businesses upgrade existing PCs, more computers and other e waste are finding their way into the waste stream. According to the EPA, over two million tons of electronics waste is discarded each year and goes to U.S. landfills.

ForeRunner Recycling, 100% Computer RecyclingNow you have a partner in the computer \ e waste recycling business who understands your need to safely dispose of your computer and electronic equipment in an environmentally responsible manner.

By promoting reuse - computer recycling and electronic recycling - Forerunner Computer Recycling extends the life of computer equipment and reduce e waste. Recycle your computers, recycle your electronics.

Call Us Now To Easily Dispose and Recycle Your E Waste - Free! 877-478-6611

Secure Data Destruction

Today, more than ever, New Orleans companies discarding computer equipment are concerned about identity theft, security compliance, and cyber criminals trying to obtain private information. Simply tossing used computer equipment and hard disks into dumpsters will leave companies vulnerable to unscrupulous individuals searching for credit card numbers, social security numbers, and other valuable data.

Forerunner Recycling, your partner in the computer \ e waste recycling business, understands the need to safely dispose of computer equipment in a manner that guarantees no data is available for exploitation.

Hard drives are erased using the Department of Defense's DoD 5220.22-M standard, or if necessary, hard drives are physically destroyed. We'll do whatever it takes to ensure your company data does not fall into the wrong hands.

Data Center Division
New Division of Forerunner Recycling

With increasing economic pressure being applied to New Orleans Corporations today, there remains a need to be flexible concerning moving and/or closing New Orleans data centers. Furthermore, it may be necessary to properly shut down a data center with little warning causing the closure or move to fall outside your normal budget. This can only apply additional pressure on your Corporation.

Forerunner Computer Recycling focuses on turning what may be a perceived liability with the data center closure and can turn it into a financial return for the Corporation. With 20 years experience of information technology and asset recovery, Forerunner can assist any New Orleans Corporation, small to large, in receiving a return on the costly process of data center closure.

ForeRunner Recycling, Data DestructionOur goal at Forerunner Computer Recycling is to offer a secure, reliable option to hard drive destruction. Yes, Forerunner does offer and is fully capable of destroying any and all hard drives. But with such high value that remains in the data center's equipment, to include: hard drives, servers, switches, and other equipment, this should be an option that all corporations consider.

Forerunner, in most cases, can offer on-site data destruction at zero cost with the New Orleans Corporation seeing a possible return on its surplus data center equipment. Whether its hard drive destruction, data destruction, or disposal of surplus data center equipment, give Forerunner Computer Recyling an opportunity to propose a less costly option for you.

Call 877-478-6611 for more information.

New Orleans, LA

   Quick City Facts

Form of Government:

The Strong Mayor - Council Form 



Size of City:

181 Square Miles

Yearly Precipitation:

61.88 inches


15 Feet



Meaning of City Name:

Named for the Duc d'Orleans

Major Tourist Attraction:

French Quarter

Top Employers:

Ochsner Health System,
East Jefferson General Hospital,
Software Company,
Tulane University Hospital and Clinic,
Hilton Hotels Corporation

Top Industries:

Entertainment, Tourism & Hotels, Construction
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The Many Nicknames of New Orleans

The city/ parish of New Orleans is one of the many cities in the U.S. state of Louisiana. It is considered as the most populous city and metropolitan area (MSA) in the state, as well as a major port in the whole United States. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city and parish have a total population of 343, 829 as of the year 2010. However, the Census of 2012 predicted an increase in the population, and reported an estimate of 378, 715. On the other hand, the city’s metropolitan statistical area has a total of 1, 167, 764 in 2010. The MSA consists of New Orleans, Metairie and Kenner. It ranks 46th largest MSA in the whole United States. Geographically, the city of New Orleans is located within the boundaries of the Orleans Parish. The city lies along the Mississippi River, specifically on the east and west banks. It is just north from the Gulf of Mexico. In total, the city and parish of New Orleans consist of 350.2 square miles, of which 180.6 square miles is land, and the other 169.7 square miles is water.

The city has gotten its name from the Duke of Orleans. He reigned as the King Regent for Louis VX for 9 years, starting in 1715. The city is known for the African and French cultures that were passed down from the original settlers of the city, consisting of French colonists. Its multilingual and cross-cultural heritage make the city the most unique among all others in the whole country. Apart from the presence of various cultures, the city also has a booming economy and a lovely backdrop of greenery that is commonly used in films. In fact, the city features various facets of its strengths, which made way to the creation of different nicknames of distinction.

In terms of geography, New Orleans is known as the “Crescent City”. This title is in reference to the Lower Mississippi River, and the shape of its course throughout the city. The flow of the river follows a crescent course around New Orleans; hence, the title. Culture is also significant in the city, which is why it is called the Northernmost Caribbean City. Based on travel guides, such as The Boston Globe, the city of New Orleans has similarities with the culture in the Caribbean islands. Other nicknames include the Hollywood South (for the increasing number of films shot within the city), The City that Care Forgot (the citizens’ easy-going nature) and the The Big Easy (in reference to an easy employment in the city).