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Old 07-03-2008, 11:21 AM   #1
 
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quick mesurment question

is mg/L the same as ppm
im assuming because my test kits mesures it in milligrams per liter but everybody says they see part per million
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Old 07-03-2008, 05:43 PM   #2
 
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A milligram is one millionth of a liter- therefore mg/l is approximately equal to ppm.
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Old 07-03-2008, 06:54 PM   #3
 
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ok thanks never was good at grade 5 metric scale.
guess it makes sense now MILLI-gram= million
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Old 07-03-2008, 07:45 PM   #4
 
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Hehe- I had to ask my boyfriend. Lucky jerk grew up in Australia where they use the metric system!
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