What can you compost? What do you need to get started with indoor composting? There are wide list of every single thing you can compost that you have in your home. It is a practical list of things that you already have in your home. Generally, compost is made up of two elements-browns and greens. Browns are dry items like leaves and tattered newspaper. Greens are wet items like vegetable leftovers and coffee grinds. Some of the common greens you have in your home are fruit and vegetable leftovers, coffee and tea bags, grass clippings, cooked rice or pasta, herbs and spices and eggshells. Some of the Browns you have at your home that can be composted are wooden boxes and toilet rolls, dried leaves, newspapers and torn docs. If you really want to make indoor compost, then this list is what you all need to give a solid start. Now, it's your turn to start indoor compost bin.