Microgram per liter conversions

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microgram per liter (unit of density), pl. micrograms per liter, abbr. μg/L

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About microgram per liter

The microgram per liter is a unit of density in the metric system equal to 10-6 kilograms per cubic meter (1 μg/L = 10-6 kg/m3), the derived unit of density in the International System of Units (SI).

The microgram per liter (μg/L) is also equal to 10-9 kilograms per cubic decimeter (kg/dm3), or 10-6 grams per cubic decimeter (g/dm3), or 10-9 grams per cubic centimeter (g/cm3), or 10-9 kilograms per liter (kg/L), or 10-6 grams per liter (g/L) or 10-9 grams per milliliter (g/mL).

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

Symbol: μg/L

Plural: micrograms per liter

Also known as: microgram/litre, microgram per litre (plural: micrograms per litre, Int. spelling), microgram/liter (plural: micrograms/liter, US spelling)

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