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METRIC SYSTEM/MASS CONVERSION
Equivalents
1 pound (lb) = 453.6 grams (g)1 mcg/lb = 2 mg/ton
1 kilogram (kg) = 2.2 lb = 1.000 g1 mg/lb = 2 g/ton
1 g = 1,000 milligrams (mg)1 mg/lb = 2.2 ppm
1 mg/kg = l part/million (ppm)1 mg/lb = 2.2 ppm
1 mg = 1,000 micrograms (mcg)
To Convert
mg/g to mg/lb-multiply by 454
mcg/g to mg/g-divide by 1,000
mcg/g to mg/lb-divide by 1,000
mg/lb to mcg/g-divide by 0.454
mg/lb to ppm-multiply by 2.2
g/lb to %-divide by 4.54
% to g/lb-multiply by 4.54
METRIC SYSTEM/MASS CONVERSION
Conversion Table
%ppmg/tonmg/lb
0.00011.00.90.45
0.000111.11.00.5
0.00110.09.14.55
0.001111.010.05.0
0.01100.090.845.4
0.011110.0100.050.0
0.011,000.0908.0454.0
0.111,100.01,000.0500.0

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