Milligram per liter conversions

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What is milligram per liter?

The milligram per litre (or milligram per liter) is a unit of density in the metric system equal to 0.001 kilograms per cubic meter (1 mg/L = 0.001 kg/m3), the derived unit of density in the International System of Units (SI). It is also equal to 10-6 kilograms per cubic decimeter (kg/dm3), or 0.001 grams per cubic decimeter (g/dm3), or 10-6 grams per cubic centimeter (g/cm3), or 10-6 kilograms per liter (kg/L), or 0.001 grams per liter (g/L) or 10-6 grams per milliliter (g/mL).

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

Symbol:

mg/L

Plural:

milligrams per liter

Also known as:

milligram/litre, milligram per liter (plural: milligrams per liter, US spelling), milligram/liter (plural: milligrams/liter, US spelling)

Milligram per liter conversions: direct access

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