Organic acids and derivatives
Organic sulfonic acids and derivatives
Organosulfonic acids and derivatives
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Alkanesulfonic acid - Sulfonyl - Organosulfonic acid - Methanesulfonate - Organic oxygen compound - Organic oxide - Hydrocarbon derivative - Primary alcohol - Organosulfur compound - Organooxygen compound - Alcohol - Aliphatic acyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as organosulfonic acids. These are compounds containing the sulfonic acid group, which has the general structure RS(=O)2OH (R is not a hydrogen atom).