What's the factor to convert diesel fuel gallons into metric tons?
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Re: Diesel to Metric Tons
Originally posted by UnregisteredWhat's the factor to convert diesel fuel gallons into metric tons?
gallons x 3.7854 L/gallon x 0.85 kg/L x 1 t/1000 kg
will give metric tons. Be sure to use the density for your lot of fuel. 1000 gallons is about 3.2 t.

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pls... anyone can help me how to convert 30.000.000 Liter Diesel to metric tons
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Re: Diesel to Metric Tons
Originally posted by Unregistered View Postpls... anyone can help me how to convert 30.000.000 Liter Diesel to metric tons
#2 Diesel is about 0.85 t/m³, typical, but varies from refiner to refiner. Measure density if you need high accuracy. Around 25 500 t.
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Can someone please help me convert 4 million gallons of diesel to tons?
Also 880K gallons of petrol to tons.
Need help!! Please.
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Re: Diesel to Metric Tons
Originally posted by Unregistered View PostCan someone please help me convert 4 million gallons of diesel to tons?
Also 880K gallons of petrol to tons.
Need help!! Please.
4 million gallons = 15 142 000 L. Specific gravity of diesel varies lot to lot, but is around 0.84 kg/L, so 12 720 000 kg or 12720 t.
Gasoline SG is around 0.73 kg/L
880 000 gallons x 3.7854 L x 0.74 kg/L x 1 t/1000 kg = 2465 t.
Wait, petrol? Do you mean Imperial gallons, not US gallons. Multiply both answers by 1.2. An Imperial gallon is 4.5461 L.
(If you want long or short, not metric, tons, an additional conversion is required.)
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