Organic acids and derivatives
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Aliphatic homomonocyclic compounds
Carboperoxoic acid - Organic oxygen compound - Organic oxide - Hydrocarbon derivative - Organooxygen compound - Organic anion - Aliphatic homomonocyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as carboperoxoic acids. These are organic acids with the general formula RCO-OOH (R=H, organic group).