218.2 - Compounds are named (a) by placing the names of the radicals and , in alphabetical order, before the word "peroxide", when the group -O-O- links two chains, or two rings, or a ring and a chain, (b) by use of the affix "dioxy-" to denote the bivalent group -O-O- for naming assemblies of identical units or to form part of a prefix, or (c) by use of the prefix "epidioxy-" when the -O-O- group forms a bridge between two carbon atoms of a ring or a ring system.
Examples to Rule C-218.1
See Recommendations'93 R-5.5.5
Examples to Rule C-218.2
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