Recycle (move)

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Move data

Type Normal
Category Status  Status
Power
Accuracy
PP 10  (max. 16)
Introduced Generation 3

Technical/Hidden Machine

Diamond/Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold/SoulSilver
TM67

Effects

User's used hold item is restored.

Z-Move effects

When a Pokémon is holding Normalium Z and uses its Z-Power, Recycle turns into Z-Recycle and raises Speed two stages, in addition to its usual effect as above.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets the user.

Game descriptions

Ruby/Sapphire
Emerald
Recycles a used item for one more use.
FireRed/LeafGreen A move that recycles a used item for use once more.
Diamond/Pearl
Platinum
The user recycles a single-use item that has been used in battle so it can be used again.
HeartGold/SoulSilver The user recycles a held item that has been used in battle so it can be used again.
Black/White
Black 2/White 2
The user recycles a held item that has been used in battle so it can be used again.
X/Y
O.Ruby/A.Sapphire
The user recycles a held item that has been used in battle so it can be used again.
Sun/Moon
Ultra Sun/Ultra Moon
The user recycles a held item that has been used in battle so it can be used again.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Recycle at the level specified. The numbers given are for Pokémon Sun & Moon and may vary in other games; check the respective Pokédex pages for details.

Mr. MimeMr. Mime
#122 / Psychic · Fairy
Level 32
PorygonPorygon
#137 / Normal
Level 34
Porygon2Porygon2
#233 / Normal
Level 34
Mime Jr.Mime Jr.
#439 / Psychic · Fairy
Level 32
MunchlaxMunchlax
#446 / Normal
Level 1
PansagePansage
#511 / Grass
Level 37
PansearPansear
#513 / Fire
Level 37
PanpourPanpour
#515 / Water
Level 37
TrubbishTrubbish
#568 / Poison
Level 3
GarbodorGarbodor
#569 / Poison
Level 1
GarbodorGarbodor
#569 / Poison
Level 3
KlefkiKlefki
#707 / Steel · Fairy
Level 40

Learnt by move tutor

These Pokémon can learn Recycle by the various move tutors in the games.

Alolan RaichuRaichu
Alolan Raichu
#026 / Electric · Psychic
ClefairyClefairy
#035 / Fairy
ClefableClefable
#036 / Fairy
JigglypuffJigglypuff
#039 / Normal · Fairy
WigglytuffWigglytuff
#040 / Normal · Fairy
AbraAbra
#063 / Psychic
KadabraKadabra
#064 / Psychic
AlakazamAlakazam
#065 / Psychic
SlowpokeSlowpoke
#079 / Water · Psychic
SlowbroSlowbro
#080 / Water · Psychic
MagnemiteMagnemite
#081 / Electric · Steel
MagnetonMagneton
#082 / Electric · Steel
Alolan MukMuk
Alolan Muk
#089 / Poison · Dark
DrowzeeDrowzee
#096 / Psychic
HypnoHypno
#097 / Psychic
ChanseyChansey
#113 / Normal
StaryuStaryu
#120 / Water
StarmieStarmie
#121 / Water · Psychic
Mr. MimeMr. Mime
#122 / Psychic · Fairy
JynxJynx
#124 / Ice · Psychic
PorygonPorygon
#137 / Normal
SnorlaxSnorlax
#143 / Normal
MewtwoMewtwo
#150 / Psychic
MewMew
#151 / Psychic
HoothootHoothoot
#163 / Normal · Flying
NoctowlNoctowl
#164 / Normal · Flying
CleffaCleffa
#173 / Fairy
IgglybuffIgglybuff
#174 / Normal · Fairy
SlowkingSlowking
#199 / Water · Psychic
GirafarigGirafarig
#203 / Normal · Psychic
DelibirdDelibird
#225 / Ice · Flying
Porygon2Porygon2
#233 / Normal
SmoochumSmoochum
#238 / Ice · Psychic
BlisseyBlissey
#242 / Normal
RaltsRalts
#280 / Psychic · Fairy
KirliaKirlia
#281 / Psychic · Fairy
GardevoirGardevoir
#282 / Psychic · Fairy
MedititeMeditite
#307 / Fighting · Psychic
MedichamMedicham
#308 / Fighting · Psychic
SpoinkSpoink
#325 / Psychic
GrumpigGrumpig
#326 / Psychic
SpindaSpinda
#327 / Normal
LunatoneLunatone
#337 / Rock · Psychic
SolrockSolrock
#338 / Rock · Psychic
BaltoyBaltoy
#343 / Ground · Psychic
ClaydolClaydol
#344 / Ground · Psychic
KecleonKecleon
#352 / Normal
ChimechoChimecho
#358 / Psychic
JirachiJirachi
#385 / Steel · Psychic
Deoxys (Normal Forme)Deoxys
Normal Forme
#386 / Psychic
Deoxys (Attack Forme)Deoxys
Attack Forme
#386 / Psychic
Deoxys (Defense Forme)Deoxys
Defense Forme
#386 / Psychic
Deoxys (Speed Forme)Deoxys
Speed Forme
#386 / Psychic
DrifloonDrifloon
#425 / Ghost · Flying
DrifblimDrifblim
#426 / Ghost · Flying
ChinglingChingling
#433 / Psychic
BronzorBronzor
#436 / Steel · Psychic
BronzongBronzong
#437 / Steel · Psychic
Mime Jr.Mime Jr.
#439 / Psychic · Fairy
HappinyHappiny
#440 / Normal
MunchlaxMunchlax
#446 / Normal
MagnezoneMagnezone
#462 / Electric · Steel
Porygon-ZPorygon-Z
#474 / Normal
GalladeGallade
#475 / Psychic · Fighting
UxieUxie
#480 / Psychic
MespritMesprit
#481 / Psychic
AzelfAzelf
#482 / Psychic
CresseliaCresselia
#488 / Psychic
ArceusArceus
#493 / Normal
PansagePansage
#511 / Grass
SimisageSimisage
#512 / Grass
PansearPansear
#513 / Fire
SimisearSimisear
#514 / Fire
PanpourPanpour
#515 / Water
SimipourSimipour
#516 / Water
TrubbishTrubbish
#568 / Poison
GarbodorGarbodor
#569 / Poison
GothitaGothita
#574 / Psychic
GothoritaGothorita
#575 / Psychic
GothitelleGothitelle
#576 / Psychic
KlinkKlink
#599 / Steel
KlangKlang
#600 / Steel
KlinklangKlinklang
#601 / Steel
ElgyemElgyem
#605 / Psychic
BeheeyemBeheeyem
#606 / Psychic
HeatmorHeatmor
#631 / Fire
Meloetta (Aria Forme)Meloetta
Aria Forme
#648 / Normal · Psychic
GenesectGenesect
#649 / Bug · Steel
BraixenBraixen
#654 / Fire
DelphoxDelphox
#655 / Fire · Psychic
BunnelbyBunnelby
#659 / Normal
DiggersbyDiggersby
#660 / Normal · Ground
EspurrEspurr
#677 / Psychic
Meowstic (Male)Meowstic
Male
#678 / Psychic
Meowstic (Female)Meowstic
Female
#678 / Psychic
DedenneDedenne
#702 / Electric · Fairy
KlefkiKlefki
#707 / Steel · Fairy
Hoopa (Hoopa Confined)Hoopa
Hoopa Confined
#720 / Psychic · Ghost
Hoopa (Hoopa Unbound)Hoopa
Hoopa Unbound
#720 / Psychic · Dark
MorelullMorelull
#755 / Grass · Fairy
ShiinoticShiinotic
#756 / Grass · Fairy
SandygastSandygast
#769 / Ghost · Ground
PalossandPalossand
#770 / Ghost · Ground
PyukumukuPyukumuku
#771 / Water
NecrozmaNecrozma
#800 / Psychic
StakatakaStakataka
#805 / Rock · Steel
BlacephalonBlacephalon
#806 / Fire · Ghost