Ton, unit of weight in the avoirdupois system equal to 2,000 lbs (907.18 kg) in the United States (the short ton) and 2,240 lbs (1,016.05 kg) in Britain (the long ton). The metric ton used in most other countries is 1,000 kg or 2,204.6 lbs. – Tiny Fox Lab Facts
Ton or Tonne
In the United States, they measure by the US Ton or short Ton, while the British Ton, known as an Imperial Ton or long Ton is heavier.
Jesse, posted on 12/14/2019, 727 views