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

Tempe, AZ

   Quick City Facts

Form of Government:

The Council - Manager Form



Size of City:

40.1 Square Miles

Yearly Precipitation:

9.36 inches


1140 Feet to 1490 Feet



Meaning of City Name:

Tempe Irrigating Canal Company which provided the water for alfalfa, wheat, barley, oats and cotton

Major Tourist Attraction:

Arizona State University

Top Employers:

Banner Health,
JPMorgan Chase,
Bank of America Corporation

Top Industries:

Health, Professional, Services
Enter the Cloud

The Major Economic Drivers of Tempe

Tempe is one of the cities located in the U.S. state of Arizona. Geographically, the city of Tempe is located in the Maricopa County. In the olden times, the city of Tempe was commonly known as Hayden’s Ferry. Nowadays, it carries the name of the Tempe, inspired by the Greece’s Vale of Tempe. In metropolitan Phoenix, Tempe lies on the East Valley section. The city is bordered by neighboring cities, such as the Scottsdale in the north, Guadalupe and Phoenix in the west, Mesa in the east and Chandler in the south. In terms of area, the city of Tempe has an area of 40.2 square miles; of which 40.1 square miles is land while the remaining area is water. As reported by the U.S. Census Bureau, the city of Tempe is home to a total of 166, 842 citizens. It ranks as the country’s 144th most populated city. Metropolitan Phoenix has a total population of 4, 398, 762, including the population of Tempe.

The city of Tempe is home to different industries that drive the economy into progress, and eventually, success. According to the 2012 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report of Tempe, the top employers of the city are led by the Arizona State University. Education is indeed the main economic driver in the city. Among the top 10 employers listed, there are three employers that are connected to education. These are the Arizona State University, Maricopa County Community College District and the Kyrene School District.

Apart from education, the city of Tempe is also doing well in terms of business. In fact, two Fortune 500 companies call Tempe their home. The first one is the US Airways, which was formerly known as the America West Airlines of AWA. The second one is the Insight Enterprises Limelight Networks. There are other companies who have headquarters in the city, including the First Solar, Go Daddy, LifeLock, Salt River Project, Mobile Mini and Fullton Homes.

Retail is also a strong driver in the city of Tempe. Arizona Mills, one of the state’s largest shopping malls is located within the borders of Tempe. Arizona’s first IKEA branch is also in the southern boundary of the city. One of the most-visited retail centers is the Tempe Marketplace, which is just along the southeastern banks of Tempe Town Lake. The Tempe Marketplace is an open-air mall which has laser and water shows, as well as live music for consumers.