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... with more than 15 years in the computer \ e waste recycling field, Forerunner Computer Recycling has given Peoria IL companies a responsible option to dispose end of life cycle and surplus computer equipment. All Peoria IL 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 Peoria IL 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, Peoria IL 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 Peoria IL Corporations today, there remains a need to be flexible concerning moving and/or closing Peoria IL 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 Peoria IL 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 Peoria IL 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.

Peoria, IL

   Quick City Facts

Form of Government:

The Council - Manager Form 



Size of City:

40.9 Square Miles

Yearly Precipitation:

36.25 inches of rain, 25.10 inches of snow


652 Feet



Meaning of City Name:

Wea and Piankashaw tribes became the United Peoria Tribe.

Major Tourist Attraction:

Wheels O' Time Museum

Top Employers:

Methodist Medical Center of Illinois,
Verizon Wireless,
Jackson Therapy,
KMart Pharmacy,
Army National Guard

Top Industries:

Agriculture, Manufacturing, Information Technologies
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Well-known Employers in Peoria, Illinois

There are two cities named Peoria in the United States. One is the city in the U.S. state of Arizona, while the other is within the boundaries of the U.S. state of Illinois. Geographically, the city of Peoria is located in the Peoria County, of which it functions as the seat of government. Peoria is nestled between the Illinois River, Barton Ville and West Peoria, a newly- established city. It was said that the city has expansion plans to the northwest, encompassing the unofficial portion of the village of Dunlap. The 2010 report submitted by the Census Bureau justifies that the city of Peoria has an area of 50.23 square miles, of which 48.01 square miles are land and the rest is water.

In terms of population, the city of Peoria ranks as the 7th most populous city in the state of Illinois. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city is home to an estimated of population of 119, 698 as of the year 2012. The figures include the population of Far Northern Peoria. In addition, the city is part of the greater Peoria Metropolitan Statistical Area that has a population of 373, 590.

The economy of Peoria is home to a wide range of industries. Among these industries are glucose factories, carriage factories, furniture makers, wholesale warehousing, casting foundries, pottery makers and ice harvesting industries. The boom of the economy started when the city became a world leader for distilleries. During the 1980s, there are a total of 22 distilleries and multiple breweries within the city’s borders. The city is known to produce the highest internal revenue tax on alcohol among the single revenue districts in the country.

Following the brewery industry, the manufacturing industry became a major player in producing farm machinery. Some of the dominant companies include the Kingman Plow Co., Avery Manufacturing Co., Acme Harvester Co., and Selby Starr & Co. Peoria is also home to the Keystone Steel & Wire, which developed the nation’s first wire fence. The company had been the leading manufacturer through the 1980s. Under the manufacturing industry, the Rouse Hazard Co. started importing bicycles and auto accessories around the world. The cycle manufacturer, Charles Duryea, was the first to develop a gasoline-powered automobile and offered it commercially in the U.S. The world headquarters of Caterpillar and Maui Jim are also situated in the city.

Retail is also a major industry in Peoria. The city is home to the Northwoods Malls, Willow Knolls Court, The Shoppes, Metro Centre, Bergner’s, Walmart and Sheridan Village.