There are 31.75 gallons in 1 ton of water. A ton is equal to 2,000 pounds and each gallon is composed of 8.33 pounds; a gallon measures the amount of liquid volume of a substance while a ton measures the true weight of a... More »

If pure water is being measured, one ton equals 907.184 liters. In order to fully convert one ton to liters, however, the density of the liquid being measured must be known. More »

There are 2,000 pounds in one ton. Tons and pounds are both units of measurement that describe mass. The abbreviation for ton is "T," while the abbreviation for pound is "lb" or "lbs." More »

There are approximately 358 U.S. gallons per metric ton. According to conversion tables at the Iowa State University website, 1 United States gallon is equal to 0.002791 metric tons. Conversely, there are 1/0.002791 gall... More »

There are 3.517 kilowatts in a ton of refrigeration, so in order to convert kW to tons, divide the number of kW by 3.517. One ton of refrigeration is approximately 12,000 BTUs, or British thermal units, which is the rati... More »

In the U.S., there are 7.33 barrels in a metric ton. There are 42 U.S. gallons in a barrel. Oil companies registered on the New York Stock Exchange report their oil production results in thousands of barrels, written as ... More »

A ton is a measurement of weight, and a cubic yard is a measurement of volume. The number of tons that a given cubic yard of material weighs depends on the material. More »