Mortars and pestles were traditionally used in pharmacies to crush various ingredients prior to preparing an extemporaneous prescription. They could also be used in a laboratory to grind samples into powder. Mortars and Pestles are also used as drug paraphernalia to grind up pills to speed up absorption when they are ingested, or in preparation for insufflation.
TEFLON MORTAL AND PESTLE
PTFE / Teflon Mortal and Pestle Key Features
Resistant to high temperatures and virtually all laboratory chemicals, including strong acids, strong alkalis, aqua regia and organic solvents
Machine-finished surface for easy cleaning, and pure white appearance and to eliminate contamination and ease cleaning
Compatible with cryo temperatures to moderate heating -196°C to 250°C (-321 to 482°F)