Beer Info FAQ

How many grams of alcohol make a unit?

How many grams of alcohol make a unit?

One unit equals 10ml or 8g of pure alcohol, which is around the amount of alcohol the average adult can process in an hour.

How many units is 100ml of alcohol?

4 units

How many units is 50g of alcohol?

A person who regularly drinks 50g of alcohol a day - around 6 units or three pints of normal strength (4%) beer - has nearly double the risk of stroke, high blood pressure and pancreatitis as someone who abstains.