Organic acids and derivatives
Carboxylic acids and derivatives
Peroxycarboxylic acids and derivatives
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Aliphatic acyclic compounds
Peroxycarboxylic acid - Hydroperoxide - Carboxylic acid salt - Peroxol - Monocarboxylic acid or derivatives - Organic oxygen compound - Organic oxide - Hydrocarbon derivative - Organic salt - Organooxygen compound - Carbonyl group - Aliphatic acyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as peroxycarboxylic acids. These are organic acids with the general formula [H]OOC(R)=O (R = H, organyl group).