Converting mg/kg to kg/tonne

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Converting mg/kg to kg/tonne

Postby Mungala » Wed Jun 29, 2011 1:12 pm

Im not good with numbers...they confuse me...

I have a sample that is telling me I have 33700 mg/kg.

How do I take that out to get kg/tonne?

Is it - 0.0337 x 1000 = 33.7kg/tonne?

If anyone can help that would be great :D

Thanks!
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Re: Converting mg/kg to kg/tonne

Postby Zachariah » Wed Jan 04, 2012 6:21 pm

mg to g:
1000mg = 1g

mg to kg:
1,000,000 = 1kg

mg to T:
1,000,000,000 = 1T

g to kg:
1,000g = 1kg

g to T:
1,000,000g = 1T


kg to T:
1,000kg = 1T


How to convert 5635 g to kg?
since 1000g=1kg:
(5635g) * (1kg)/(1000g) = 5.635kg

How to convert 5.214T to mg?
since 1,000,000,000mg = 1T:
(5.214T) * (1,000,000,000mg)/(1T) = 5,214,000,000mg

How to convert 369kg to g?
since 1000g = 1kg:
(369kg) * (1000g)/(1kg) = 369,000g
Zachariah
 
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