Converting mg/kg to mg/cm2

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Converting mg/kg to mg/cm2

Postby Guest » Tue Jun 12, 2007 12:47 am

How do I convert mg/kg to mg/cm2?
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Re: Converting mg/kg to mg/cm2

Postby buckee » Wed Jun 13, 2007 3:56 am

Anonymous wrote:How do I convert mg/kg to mg/cm2?


You can't. mg/kg is a concentration of mass per mass.
mg/cm^2 is a concentration of mass per area.
Like comparing 50 pounds per 100 pounds versus 50 pounds per square foot.
They are not compatible measurements.
(It is sort of hard to describe, heh).
Use at your own risk as I am not a mathematician,
and as always, check my math!
Hope this helps.

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convert kg to lb

Postby joe dorris » Wed Jun 20, 2007 11:02 pm

please , how do I convert kilogram to pounds?
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Re: convert kg to lb

Postby Dirtman » Thu Jun 21, 2007 8:37 am

joe dorris wrote:please , how do I convert kilogram to pounds?


1 kg = 2.2046 pounds, so multiply kg * 2.2046 to convert to pounds.
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