Hamilton also called it an 'honour' to witnesss the milestone take place, emphasising its positive impact on the environment.
“It was an honour for me to be able to witness the 30,000th tree being planted today and to witness the incredible work being undertaken here in order to support our planet,” Hamilton added.
“Seeing first-hand how PETRONAS works with the local community and volunteers is hugely inspirational. The project here doesn’t just help the local community it also contributes to the wider environment.”
Hamilton strives for change
The seven-time world champion has previously been vocal about his attempts to try and reduce his impact on the environment.
“We all have a voice, and what I’ve really discovered over the last few years is that I have this platform, and I think discovering your purpose is quite important, said Hamilton. “For me, I feel that my purpose is to use that platform for positive change.
“Right now, it doesn’t matter, you don’t have to be perfect, it’s going to take all pf us come together, being united, to make small changes in our lives. We’re so fortunate to have and occupy this planet, so we better start treating it right.”
“I think all of us together need to be pushing for this because there is a serious, serious issue and it’s a serious crisis and if we don’t then not only our future, but our children’s future are really in jeopardy.”
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