Organic oxygen compounds
Alcohols and polyols
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Aliphatic acyclic compounds
Tertiary alcohol - Organic chlorite salt - Organic alkali metal salt - Organic chlorite - Organic oxide - Hydrocarbon derivative - Organic sodium salt - Organic salt - Organic zwitterion - Aliphatic acyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as tertiary alcohols. These are compounds in which a hydroxy group, -OH, is attached to a saturated carbon atom R3COH (R not H ).