We can convert the given mass per liter of vinyl chloride to moles per liter using the molar mass of vinyl chloride, C2H3Cl. The molar mass of C2H3Cl is (2 × 12.01 g/mol C) + (3 × 1.01 g/mol H) + 35.45 g/mol Cl = 62.50 g/mol.
The allowable concentration level of vinyl chloride, C2H3Cl, in the atmosphere in a chemical plant is 2.2 × 10−6 g/L .
How many moles of vinyl chloride in each liter does this represent?
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