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

Rochester, MN

   Quick City Facts

Form of Government:

The Strong Mayor - Council Form 



Size of City:

39.6 Square Miles

Yearly Precipitation:

31.40 inches


1317 Feet



Meaning of City Name:

Originally from Rochester, New York, George Head had settled in Waukesha, Wisconsin before moving west to Minnesota. He named the village on the South Fork of the Zumbro River after his New York hometown, and built a log cabin his family operated as Head's Tavern.

Major Tourist Attraction:

Mayo Clinic Tour

Top Employers:

Mayo Clinic
International Business Machines (IBM),
Rochester School District 535,
Olmstead County,

Top Industries:

Health, Technology, Education
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Rochester, MN – Experiencing Unique Opportunities for Art and Music

Rochester is a city in the state of Minnesota. This is also the county seat of the Olmsted County. The city’s economy is promising as it grows and develops. Aside from the vital economic growth of the city, there are numerous entertainment and recreational opportunities that the city offers. The city offers numerous points of interests that both locals and tourists love.

Several buildings in the city are listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Some of these buildings include the former Chateau Theater, which houses the famed bookstore Barnes & Noble, and the Avalon Music, which is a historic hotel during the local civil rights movement. Another historic site in Rochester is its Art Center. This Art Center is located in downtown Rochester.

During the summer season, the city celebrates ‘Thursdays on First.’ Every Thursday, local artists and restaurant owners set up booths in the First Avenue in downtown Rochester. The booths show the different crafts of young and talented artists and restaurant owners. In addition, there are also several stages set up during the Thursday events. This is where local bands perform. The bands provide entertainment to the people during these events. However, Thursdays during the summer season are not the only days when you can experience music in the streets as there are always those street musicians providing entertainment while sitting on walls or while standing on the city’s sidewalks.

Rochester is also home to the oldest cultural arts institution, the Rochester Symphony Orchestra and Chorale. This was founded in the year 1919. This was then a professional performing arts group named the Rochester Orchestra. The institution is connected with the founders of the Mayo Clinic. The founders recognized the need for vibrant cultural arts to entice the best physicians to live and work in Rochester. Today, the organization remains independent. It is committed to serving the different needs of the community through the provision of educational programs and high-grade performances.

Rochester also offers several parks and recreation opportunities for both the locals and the tourists. In fact, the city provides several varieties of leisure time for people to enjoy. The city features 3,500 acres of parkland. In addition, the city features 85 miles of paved trails that you can enjoy. The city houses more than 100 park areas with playground areas, a beach, pools, tennis court, picnic shelters, ball diamonds, soccer fields, dog parks and basketball courts.