About Us


Nurse Scrap Metal is located at 700 Erskine Ave and has been in the same location since it was established in 1954. Family owned spanning three generations. Nurse Scrap Metal provides services to Peterborough, Kawartha Lakes, Northumberland and the Durham Regions. We employ friendly, helpful and knowledgeable staff that are capable of dealing with all jobs large or small. We take great pride in being environmentally friendly and recycling what we can. Our scrap metal yard has a large operating space and is equipped with a 60ft certified weigh scale which allows us to deal with residential, commercial and industrial scrap.

"Recycling Made Easy"

Our People:

  • Knowledgeable
  • Reliable
  • Responsible + Safe
  • Honest + Fair
  • AND FUN
  • We love what we do!

Our Goals:

  • Change how scrap industry is perceived
  • To build an environmentally friendly business 
  • To develop a lasting company in the community

Our Values:

  • Excellence + Honesty in all we do
  • Business with integrity
  • Environmental Sustainability
  • Safe operations
  • Community Involvement
  • Family

Our Vision:

  • To be the industry leader in environmentally friendly scrap metal and electronic recycling
  • To build a new state of the art environmental recycling facility within our community. 

700 Erskine Avenue, Peterborough, Ontario, K9J 6V9, Canada
(705) 742-0488
© Nurse Scrap Metal 2019