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Unit Group Data set: Units of mass (en) en de
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Name Units of mass
Class name : Hierarchy level
  • ILCD: Technical unit groups
General comment Reference Unit Group Data Set of the International Reference Life Cycle Data System (ILCD).
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Default Unit kg
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Time stamp (last saved) 2012-01-04T15:33:14.875+01:00
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Name Mean value Kommentar
kt 2.0E-4 Carat (metric)
oz av 0.028349523125 Ounce (avoirdupois); commonly used, but NOT for gold, platinum etc. (see "Ounce (troy)")
mg 1.0E-6 Milligram; 1/1000 g
ug 1.0E-9 Microgram; 1/1000000 g
pg 1.0E-15 Picogram; 10^-12 g
long tn 1016.0469088 Long ton; only used for displacement of ships
ng 1.0E-12 Nanogram; 1/1000000000 g
Mg 1000.0 Megagram = 1 metric ton
lb av 0.45359237 British pound (avoirdupois)
t 1000.0 Metric ton
sh tn 907.18474 Short ton; some uses in US
kg 1.0 Kilogram
g 0.001 Gram
oz t 0.0311034768 Ounce (troy); ONLY used for gold, platinum etc.