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What is gram per liter?

The gram per litre (or gram per liter) is a unit of density in the metric system equal to 1.0 kilogram per cubic meter (1 g/L = 1.0 kg/m3), the derived unit of density in the International System of Units (SI). It is also equal to 0.001 kilograms per cubic decimeter (kg/dm3), or 1.0 gram per cubic decimeter (g/dm3), or 0.001 grams per cubic centimeter (g/cm3), or 0.001 kilograms per liter (kg/L) or 0.001 grams per milliliter (g/mL).

The density of a material expresses the mass of the material per unit of volume. Thus, grams per liter (or grams/liter) show how many grams of material are in a volume of one liter. The gram is a unit of mass in the SI while the liter is a unit of volume in the metric system.

Symbol:

g/L

Plural:

grams per liter

aka:

gram/litre, gram per liter (plural: grams per liter, US spelling), gram/liter (plural: grams/liter, US spelling)

Gram per liter conversions: quick links

A detailed list with conversions from grams per liter to other (metric, imperial, or customary) density measurement units is presented below.