Problem: Using modern analytical techniques, it is possible to detect sodium ions in concentrations as low as 70 pg/mL.(c) What is this detection limit expressed in the mass of sodium per 1000 L of solution?  Express your answer using two significant figures.

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1 mL = 10-3 L

1 pg = 10-12 g


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Using modern analytical techniques, it is possible to detect sodium ions in concentrations as low as 70 pg/mL.

(c) What is this detection limit expressed in the mass of sodium per 1000 L of solution?  Express your answer using two significant figures.

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