Organic oxygen compounds
Alcohols and polyols
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Aliphatic homopolycyclic compounds
Tertiary alcohol - Halohydrin - Fluorohydrin - Ether - Dialkyl ether - Hydrocarbon derivative - Organofluoride - Organohalogen compound - Alkyl halide - Alkyl fluoride - Aliphatic homopolycyclic 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 ).