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Specific Gravity

spe·cif·ic grav·i·ty

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What is Specific Gravity?

Specific gravity, also referred to as relative density, is a measure of the density of a substance in comparison to the density of water. 

The specific gravity of a liquid is the relative weight of that liquid compared to an equal volume of water. 

Curious whether your liquid will sink or swim? 

Download the Specific Gravity Chart to find out!

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