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post #1 of 4 Old 07-03-2008, 10:21 AM Thread Starter
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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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post #2 of 4 Old 07-03-2008, 04:43 PM
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A milligram is one millionth of a liter- therefore mg/l is approximately equal to ppm.
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post #3 of 4 Old 07-03-2008, 05:54 PM Thread Starter
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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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post #4 of 4 Old 07-03-2008, 06:45 PM
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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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